US NAVY WORLD WAR II SAILOR 40+ PHOTOS, LETTERS, UNIFORM PATCH 8x10s GREAT PICS
- Source: eBay
This is set of original period WWII letters and photographs... not reprints or recent copies. ALL photos in this lot are in excellent condition. Some minor corner bends, but NO tears, rips, stains or missing bits. All photos in every size are solid and undamaged unless otherwise noted.
I sorted this lot from a recently-acquired entire estate: all the property of a man from La Grange, Kentucky who served in the US Navy during WWII. Artifacts and documents and photos indicate that he was stationed in Hawaii (estate contained Honolulu newspapers announcing defeat of Japan and Germany), and spent time in the Pacific theatre before returning to California and the states. He apparently did a lot of traveling later in life, as he also had a lot of aviation and engineering related collectibles. It's easy to determine his name from correspondence but I will not publish it here out of respect for privacy.
This lot is apparently from his WWII service, and contains the following:
1) A series of NINE high quality, glossy 8x10 inch prints (minus margins) detailing the interactions of and inspections by what appear to be some pretty high Navy brass ... Obviously these... read more